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My 2nd B5 S4 Avant

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by ldw, Sep 3, 2007.

  1. ldw

    ldw New Member

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    I have the opportunity at another S4 with very low mileage but just out of warranty.

    However after driving it there is a humming noise from the front drivers side wheel area. The noise does increase and decrease with speed.

    Anyone with any experience of such noises? It is going into Audi tomorrow to have a pre extended warranty check before I purchase, I hope it isnt anything serious.

    Thanks in advance

    ldw
     
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  3. ldw

    ldw New Member

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    Its been 1 year since my last Audi, I meant B6 not B5 :)
     
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    Could be bearings or pad may be even warped disc
     
  5. ldw

    ldw New Member

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    Turns out it is bearings. Audi dealership charging 450!
     
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    check tyre pressures i have a s4 and i got noise from passenger side adjusted tyre pressures to recommendede ones and that done the trick this is a bit late
     
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    Get a specialist to do the work it will be a lot cheaper
     
  8. ldw

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    Any recommendations for Audi independants in the Midlands area? Warwickshire in particular?
     
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    mrc tuning based in banbury, best to e-mail them
     

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